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Ulica Kanonicza

Ulica Kanonicza | Stare Miasto, Krakow, Poland
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Lined with mostly Renaissance houses, this street is one of the oldest in Krakow.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Ulica Kanonicza | Stare Miasto, Krakow, Poland
Stare Miasto
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

walked down this street a few times whilst walking to the main square the old pope John Paul used to live here his house is museum now we never went in but intend to next time were in Krakow in a few months time well...More

Thank steve1954Liverpool
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A quiet cobbled street which is slightly of the beaten track, but gives a good feel of the old town, not many tourists venture this far.

Thank Howlo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This windy, cobbled stone street is filled with beautiful historic buildings. We walked down this a couple of times and it was not crowded any of the times; it was always peaceful. This says a lot for a street that is so close to Wawel...More

Thank Nina1940
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Ulica Kanonicza is a beautiful old street that your bound to come across especially if your walking the the famous Royal Way. The street is lined with beautifully decorated buildings and at night when street lights illuminate the street it looks very evocative indeed. The...More

Thank Neil K
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Not as much action as the other main streets of Old Town, so you can slow down your pace and enjoy the architecture. Uneven pavement in parts, but you can feel history here. Not too many choices for food and drink. Almost more like an...More

Thank Professor04
Reviewed 1 August 2017

I do recommend taking a stroll in the morning. Streets are almost empty, you can walk by, take pictures. Beautiful old houses. In old times castle hill was a home for a duke and most powerful knights. Castle hill was an important place so there...More

Thank Adrianna Karoli... M
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Ulica Kanoniczka is a pedestrian street located in the old town of Krakow. It is a street to walk and see historical buildings like Archdiocesan museum, some churches and the Joan Paulus II University. Due to the location of this street, I am sure you...More

Thank AlbertSalichs
Reviewed 9 June 2017

One of the oldest streets in Krakow traverses historic Old Town from Wawel Castle to the Main Market Square. Apartment of Saint/Pope John Paul II is along this street. Lots of Cafes and shops.

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Reviewed 7 June 2017

It acquired its name, Canon Street, from the large number of Church Canons that resided in grand buildings along it. It was the final segment of the former Royal Route stretching from the city gate to Wawel's Royal Palace. It is a grand route for...More

Thank permia
Reviewed 5 June 2017

One of the most beautiful streets in Krakow Old Town. It is much less traveled than some of the other streets in the area and because it is so charming, I made sure to pass through this way every time I found myself in the...More

Thank ErikaM411
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